Budapest Semesters in Mathematics
Sponsor: St. Olaf College
Location: Budapest, Hungary
Description:Students on this program take upper-level mathematics courses taught in English by eminent Hungarian professors from the Technical University of Budapest. Each course usually meets three to four times per week and is taught for 14 weeks, for a total of 42 contact hours per term. Students must have completed the equivalent of at least one semester of Abstract Algebra or Advanced Calculus (a first course in Analysis) prior to attending the Budapest Semester.
- Full Year
To apply, Northwestern students must:
- Complete an NU Study Abroad Application by the appropriate deadline
- Complete a Budapest Semesters in Mathematics application by the program's deadline
Languages: English, Hungarian
None; however, students will be required to take one Hungarian language course for each term on the program.
Housing:Home stays with a Hungarian family or student apartments with other program participants.
Fall 2013: $20,745
Billed by Northwestern: $12,035
- Tuition: $9,595
- SAAF: $2,440
Estimated additional costs: $8,710
- Rent: $2,600
- Meals: $3,150
- Airfare: $1,300
- Local transportation: $270
- Books & supplies: $250
- Personal expenses: $1,000
- HTH: $140